The EKN offers the following data and evaluation options:

  • Database query: Individual evaluation option on new cancer cases and cancer deaths in Lower Saxony for the years 2006 - 2018 for various cancer diagnoses (ICD-10 C00.0-C96.9 at three- and four-digit level). Case numbers and rates (raw, age-specific, age-standardized) are available.
  • Interactive report: Epidemiological data on common cancers in Lower Saxony for the diagnosis years 2014 to 2018 are presented in tables, maps, and diagrams in a new layout. Here you will also find regional evaluations at county level and for urban districts.
  • Small-area cancer atlas: At the community level, the frequency of all cancers combined, breast cancer, prostate cancer, colorectal cancer and lung cancer in Lower Saxony is presented cartographically (German only).
  • Special evaluations: The EKN carries out evaluations on cancer incidence in specific regions at the request of administrative districts or the Lower Saxony Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Equal Opportunities (German only).